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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. CHERYL COLDWATER
37 years experience Pediatrics
Tampons: You may be more likely to be sensitive to the scented tampons. It would be unusual for you to be allergic to cotton- what clothing could you wear?? Av ... Read More

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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katherine Caldwell
16 years experience General Practice
Menstrual symptoms: I wonder if the metallic taste and gassy feeling are really the symptoms of your menstrual cycle, rather than the tampon? Certainly, both symptoms cou ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Health Care: One does not usually go to see the doctor for such questions. There are absolutely no medical reasons to interfere with your choice of personal hygien ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: As long as you change tampons roughly every 4 to 6 hours. Ensure that you remove the tampon within 8 hours at the longest.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Individual preferenc: Tampons, pad and menstrual cups are all good options.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Tampons/ pads: There isn't technically a minimum age to use a tampon. However, i would ensure that the girl is responsible enough to regularly change a tampon. If sh ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Norman Solberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Small or light: There are small tampons labeled as small, light, or beginners tampons. They will be more narrow and better for first tampon use.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Feminine products: A pad would be safer if the female isn't prepared to regularly change a tampon.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Allergic potential: Scented tampons do not have enough scent to actually change the scent once used. There are no scent receptors in that region of the body so why bothe ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Effective: They are effective for menstrual bleeding.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones answered
44 years experience Family Medicine
Where ?: Sorry, could not resist that. Ask your mom.

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